By Risa de Rege The summer after I completed all my coursework for Humber’s Professional Writing and Communications graduate certificate was pretty representative of how my life has gone since. I finished an internship that offered me a few cool opportunities scattered through three months of boring ones and, after a too-brief visit to England... Continue Reading →
PWC students go below ground to explore the history of Humber College In this post, student writer Sarah Nieman chronicles an afternoon spent getting closer to the buildings we walk by every day. Sarah is a member of this year’s PWC cohort. With armfuls of legends and ghost sightings, you’d think that the entrance to... Continue Reading →
Just wanted to update our congratulations with a photo of the grads who came to walk across the stage! Congrats to PWC grads Natalie, Sarah and Patricia pictured here in that order. Congrats also to all our other grads there in spirit!
Congratulations to our class of 2016, whose graduation ceremony takes place today. The PWC team is so proud of you!
PWC student Eileen Magill shares a personal reflection on her mother's experience with Celiac disease. I must have been 12 or 13 when I realized my mom wasn’t well. She was showing signs of illness before then, but I had been too consumed with teenage affairs to notice. She was Superwoman, and to a naïve... Continue Reading →
In the third semester of the PWC program, students participate in internships that help them apply everything they've learned throughout the year. Natalie Richard reflects upon her first few weeks interning in the Communications Department at The Kidney Foundation of Canada. When I helped my brother, Daniel, move out of his place last year, it took... Continue Reading →
Our students are given a variety of assignments to help them prepare for real world scenarios. Here is an example of Risa de Rege's letter for Annex Cat Rescue. February 2, 2016 Annex Cat Rescue P.O. Box 19028 360A Bloor Street West Toronto, Ont., M5S 3C9 416 - 410 - 3835... Continue Reading →
We love sharing great writing from our students. Here's a piece from Cristina Williams, class of 2015-16. Will you let stress consume you or will you take a breath? By Cristina Williams I’m sitting in the passenger seat of a cream-coloured MINI Cooper, crawling through an unlit industrial area of a Toronto suburb. My friend... Continue Reading →